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Stuart Surname History

According to one Stuart (also spelled Stewart and Steuart) family researcher, the surnem Stuart refers to an officer who controlled the domestic affairs of a royal or noble household.  Notable members of the Stuart family include Mary Queen of Scots, King James I of England, and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Stuart family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Stuart family researchers. The last name Stuart is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Stuart family has spread, it has evolved making it's origin a challenge to uncover. This Stuart history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Stuart family name made up of user-contributed content from other AncientFaces users.

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The nationality of Stuart can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Stuart may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Stuart Meaning & Etymology

Derived from the word "stigweard", a compound of "stig" meaning house(hold), plus "weard", a guardian, it was the title used by an officer who controlled the domestic affairs of a royal or noble household.  [external link]#ixzz2ERCO7WHw

Stuart Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

Common alternative spellings of Stuart include: Stewart Steuart.

Last names similar to Stuart

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Famous People named Stuart

Famous members of the Stuart family:

  • Mary Stuart, also known as Mary Queen of Scots
  • James Stuart, also known as King James I of England or King James VI of Scotland
  • Charles Stuart, also known as Bonnie Prince Charlie

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